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This is the formation of rock located directly between All Tuckered Out (Shipyard Rock) and Shark's Tooth. It has one quality route on it.

Getting There 

Park at the entrance for the South Seas. Follow the well defined trail until you reach the sign in register. Then walk a mere 10 ft in keeping slightly left (north). The route is on the west face of the formation, directly between All Tuckered Out and Shark's Tooth.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.9 miles from here

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